36. Carbon Nanotubes

  1. Dr. Felix Kratz4,
  2. Dr. Peter Senter PhD5 and
  3. Dr. Henning Steinhagen6
  1. David A. Scheinberg MD, PhD1,
  2. Carlos H. Villa MD, PhD, BSE1,
  3. Freddy Escorcia MD, PhD2 and
  4. Michael R. McDevitt PhD3

Published Online: 16 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527634057.ch36

Drug Delivery in Oncology: From Basic Research to Cancer Therapy

Drug Delivery in Oncology: From Basic Research to Cancer Therapy

How to Cite

Scheinberg, D. A., Villa, C. H., Escorcia, F. and McDevitt, M. R. (2011) Carbon Nanotubes, in Drug Delivery in Oncology: From Basic Research to Cancer Therapy (eds F. Kratz, P. Senter and H. Steinhagen), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527634057.ch36

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Division of Macromolecular Prodrugs, Tumor Biology Center, Breisacherstrasse 117, D-79106 Freiburg, Germany

  2. 5

    Seattle Genetics, Inc., 218, Drive S.E. Bothell, Seattle, WA 98021, USA

  3. 6

    Grünenthal GmbH, Zieglerstr. 6, 52078 Aachen, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA

  2. 2

    Weill Cornell, USA

  3. 3

    Massachusetts General Hospital, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 19 OCT 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527328239

Online ISBN: 9783527634057

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Keywords:

  • carbon nanotube;
  • single-wall carbon nanotube;
  • multiwall carbon nanotube;
  • theranostic agent;
  • Raman spectroscopy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Arming of CNTs

  • Toxicity of CNTs

  • Conclusions

  • References